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Apparè, Sparone, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italyi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 24' 34'' North , 7° 31' 58'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sparone847 (2014)1.1km
Alpette239 (2014)3.5km
Pont-Canavese3,264 (2014)5.4km
Locana740 (2014)5.9km
Mezzavilla107 (2014)6.2km
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Italian:
Apparè, Sparone, Città metropolitana di Torino (Provincia di Torino), Piemonte, Italia


Impervious and wild rocks near the hamlet of Apparé (see coordinates), on the left flank of the Orco stream valley.


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Chlorite Group'
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
Magnesio-riebeckite
Formula: ◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
'Mica Group'
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
Piemontite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: M.E. Ciriotti; Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Magnesio-riebeckite9.DE.25◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Piemontite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Piemontite58.2.1a.11{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Magnesio-riebeckite-◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe23+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
OOxygen
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe23+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
NaSodium
Na Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe23+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe23+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe23+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
CaCalcium
Ca Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Magnesio-riebeckite◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe23+}(Si8O22)(OH)2

References

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Minnigh, L.D. (1978a) Petrological and structural investigations of the Sparone area in the Orco valley (southern Sesia-Lanzo border zone, western Italian Alps). University of Leiden Dissertation, 121 pp.
Minnigh, L.D. (1978b) Petrological outline of an area near Sparone (Orco valley, Western Italian Alps). Leidsche geologische Mededeelingen, 51, 313-329.

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